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Missing Lewisburg man found in Kentucky

UPDATE: Raymond Lyttle was found Monday in Franklin, Kentucky.


KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Lewisburg police are searching for a missing 80-year-old man who is believed to be headed for Knoxville.

The Lewisburg Police Department says Raymond Lyttle has many medical conditions and his heading to Knoxville. However, his cell phone was found in Georgia after his family last saw him on Friday.

"Please just call us and we'll come get him wherever he's at," said Raymond's sister Martha Lyttle. "Contact the local police. We will come get him. Just help us please."

His family tells WATE 6 On Your Side that they are worried. They believe he is on his way to Knoxville because he is trying to help someone.

"We believe that he has a young lady traveling with him that has an addiction problem," said Lyttle.

The family believes he drove 400 miles in the wrong direction and the woman fell asleep in the backseat.

Lyttle was last seen leaving willingly in his 2003 gold Honda Accord.

Knoxville Police are aware of the situation and are on the lookout for Lyttle.

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